Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Data Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Security over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 360 444 450
Rank change year-on-year +84 +6 +98
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 200 103 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.67% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.40% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 160 83 137
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,650
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

Data Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26,619 25,709 32,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.69% 87.87% 88.01%
Number of salaries quoted 22,154 21,121 27,642
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Data Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in the South East

Data Security
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Security in the South East.

Salary trend for Data Security in the South East

Data Security
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in the South East over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Security in the South East

Data Security
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +58 86 £55,000 +2.80% 6
Berkshire +47 67 £65,000 +30.00% 4
Surrey +34 34 £45,000 -29.41%
Kent +39 33 £55,000 -26.67%
Hampshire -16 24 £50,000 +25.00% 2
West Sussex -3 17 £43,750 -6.91% 2
Oxfordshire -3 11 £45,000 -30.77% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 8 £47,500 -13.64% 1
East Sussex -37 6 £61,250 -5.77% 1
Data Security
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing Data Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 82 (41.00%) Finance
2 63 (31.50%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (25.50%) C#
5 50 (25.00%) GDPR
6 48 (24.00%) Java
7 47 (23.50%) TDD
8 44 (22.00%) Information Security
8 44 (22.00%) JavaScript
9 41 (20.50%) Python
9 41 (20.50%) Scrum
9 41 (20.50%) Microservices
10 39 (19.50%) Big Data
11 37 (18.50%) Degree
12 36 (18.00%) AngularJS
12 36 (18.00%) Kanban
13 35 (17.50%) Scala
13 35 (17.50%) Functional Testing
13 35 (17.50%) Machine Learning
13 35 (17.50%) Go
13 35 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 35 (17.50%) Technical Architecture
13 35 (17.50%) C++
14 34 (17.00%) Django
14 34 (17.00%) API Development
15 33 (16.50%) SQL Server
15 33 (16.50%) VPN
15 33 (16.50%) Risk Management
16 31 (15.50%) Cisco Certification
16 31 (15.50%) React

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.00%) JBoss
1 6 (3.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.50%) SAS
3 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (8.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (31.50%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (13.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.00%) SaaS
4 3 (1.50%) Office 365
5 1 (0.50%) IaaS
5 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.50%) VPN
2 28 (14.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 24 (12.00%) DMZ
3 24 (12.00%) LAN
3 24 (12.00%) MPLS
3 24 (12.00%) NetScaler
3 24 (12.00%) VLAN
3 24 (12.00%) VPLS
3 24 (12.00%) WAN
3 24 (12.00%) WLAN
4 20 (10.00%) Firewall
5 11 (5.50%) Network Security
6 10 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (4.50%) Wireless
8 8 (4.00%) VoIP
9 6 (3.00%) DNS
9 6 (3.00%) Ethernet
10 5 (2.50%) 5G
10 5 (2.50%) GSM
10 5 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.50%) Big Data
2 33 (16.50%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.50%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.00%) Power BI
7 5 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.50%) DB2
7 5 (2.50%) OLAP
7 5 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (2.00%) QlikView
9 3 (1.50%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.50%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.50%) OLTP
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.50%) JUnit
2 4 (2.00%) Burp Suite
2 4 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.00%) Maven
2 4 (2.00%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.50%) ERwin
3 1 (0.50%) Selenium
3 1 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 82 (41.00%) Finance
2 26 (13.00%) Legal
3 19 (9.50%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.00%) Banking
5 4 (2.00%) Law
6 3 (1.50%) Back Office
6 3 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.00%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (24.00%) Analyst
2 25 (12.50%) Developer
2 25 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 15 (7.50%) Development Manager
3 15 (7.50%) Security Analyst
3 15 (7.50%) Security Officer
3 15 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (5.50%) Java Developer
4 11 (5.50%) Support Analyst
5 9 (4.50%) Business Analyst
5 9 (4.50%) Information Manager
5 9 (4.50%) IT Support
5 9 (4.50%) Technical Analyst
6 8 (4.00%) Backend Developer
6 8 (4.00%) Technical Business Analyst
7 7 (3.50%) IT Analyst
7 7 (3.50%) IT Security Analyst
8 6 (3.00%) Information Security Officer
8 6 (3.00%) Security Manager
8 6 (3.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (18.00%) AngularJS
2 34 (17.00%) Django
3 31 (15.50%) React
4 16 (8.00%) .NET
5 11 (5.50%) ASP.NET
6 10 (5.00%) Web Services
7 9 (4.50%) XML
8 8 (4.00%) Spring
9 7 (3.50%) JSON
9 7 (3.50%) REST
9 7 (3.50%) RESTful
9 7 (3.50%) SOAP
10 6 (3.00%) JMS
10 6 (3.00%) Spring Boot
11 5 (2.50%) .NET Framework
11 5 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (2.50%) HTML
12 4 (2.00%) HTML5
13 3 (1.50%) Apache Flex
13 3 (1.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.50%) Mobile App
2 27 (13.50%) Management Information System
3 24 (12.00%) Private Cloud
4 19 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (8.50%) Computer Science
6 12 (6.00%) Virtual Team
7 9 (4.50%) Cyberattack
8 6 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (2.50%) Data Centre
10 4 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (2.00%) Data Structures
10 4 (2.00%) Reinsurance
11 3 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.50%) Fintech
11 3 (1.50%) PMI
12 2 (1.00%) User Experience
13 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.50%) Machine to Machine
13 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.00%) Windows
2 13 (6.50%) Linux
3 12 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (5.50%) Unix
5 4 (2.00%) Kali Linux
5 4 (2.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (23.50%) TDD
3 44 (22.00%) Information Security
4 41 (20.50%) Microservices
4 41 (20.50%) Scrum
5 36 (18.00%) Kanban
6 35 (17.50%) Functional Testing
6 35 (17.50%) Machine Learning
6 35 (17.50%) Technical Architecture
7 34 (17.00%) API Development
8 33 (16.50%) Risk Management
9 31 (15.50%) Problem Management
10 30 (15.00%) Coaching
11 28 (14.00%) ITIL
12 26 (13.00%) High Availability
13 25 (12.50%) Service Management
14 24 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
14 24 (12.00%) Change Management
14 24 (12.00%) Load Balancing
14 24 (12.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 51 (25.50%) C#
2 48 (24.00%) Java
3 44 (22.00%) JavaScript
4 41 (20.50%) Python
5 35 (17.50%) C++
5 35 (17.50%) Go
5 35 (17.50%) Scala
6 29 (14.50%) SQL
7 11 (5.50%) Shell Script
8 10 (5.00%) Java 8
9 8 (4.00%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.50%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.00%) C
12 3 (1.50%) Perl
13 1 (0.50%) COBOL
13 1 (0.50%) PL/1
13 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (18.50%) Degree
2 31 (15.50%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (14.50%) CCNA
4 27 (13.50%) CCNP
5 24 (12.00%) CCIE
5 24 (12.00%) CISM
5 24 (12.00%) CISSP
6 15 (7.50%) Security Cleared
7 13 (6.50%) CISA
8 8 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (2.50%) DV Cleared
9 5 (2.50%) PCI QSA
10 4 (2.00%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.50%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (1.50%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (1.00%) CCSP
12 2 (1.00%) CEH
13 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (25.00%) GDPR
2 35 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (14.50%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.00%) Data Quality
4 6 (3.00%) QA
5 5 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (2.00%) SLA
7 3 (1.50%) PA-DSS
8 2 (1.00%) RMADS
9 1 (0.50%) COBIT
9 1 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.50%) GPG13
9 1 (0.50%) HIPAA
System Software
1 7 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.00%) Docker
3 5 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (2.00%) Puppet
1 4 (2.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (15.00%) Cisco
2 25 (12.50%) Citrix
3 24 (12.00%) Blue Coat
3 24 (12.00%) F5
3 24 (12.00%) Forcepoint
3 24 (12.00%) SolarWinds
3 24 (12.00%) Zscaler
4 20 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (10.00%) Oracle
5 8 (4.00%) ServiceNow
6 6 (3.00%) Capita
7 5 (2.50%) Aquila
7 5 (2.50%) Juniper
8 4 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.00%) Cognos
8 4 (2.00%) Netezza
8 4 (2.00%) Sage
8 4 (2.00%) Teradata
8 4 (2.00%) VMware
9 3 (1.50%) Palo Alto